Sale: 514 / Evening Sale, Dec. 11. 2020 in Munich Lot 267

Christian Rohlfs
Kornpuppen im Kornfeld, 1907.
Oil on canvas
€ 50,000 - 70,000

$ 58,500 - 81,900

Lot description
Kornpuppen im Kornfeld. 1907.
Oil on canvas.
Not in Vogt (Cf. Vogt 408). Signed in lower right. 50.5 x 70.5 cm (19.8 x 27.7 in).

• Key work from the post-pointilist period.
• The influence of Vincent van Gogh is obvious.
• The style shows Rohlf's openness towards modern painting.
• The same year Rohlfs painted the work "Kornfeld", a version similar to our work and in possession of the Museum Folkwang Essen, was made.
• His works are in international collections like the Museum of Modern Art, New York, or the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The work is registered at the Christian Rohlfs Archive at Osthaus Museum Hagen with the number CRA 166/18.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Northern Germany.
Private collection Berlin.

Called up: December 11, 2020 - ca. 18.55 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Christian Rohlfs "Kornpuppen im Kornfeld"
This lot can be purchased subject to differential or regular taxation.

Differential taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 32 % buyer's premium
Hammer prices above € 500,000: for the share up to € 500,000: 32%, for the share above € 500,000: 27% buyer's premium
The buyer's premium contains VAT, however, it is not shown.

Regular taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 25 % buyer's premium plus statutory sales tax Hammer prices above € 500,000: for the share up to € 500,000: 25%, for the share above € 500.000: 20% buyer's premium, each plus statutory sales tax

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Resale right apportionment:
Objects made by artists who have not died at least 70 years ago are subject to a resale right apportionment of 2.4% including statutory sales tax.